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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    A look at recent politically tainted trials in Russia
    Aug25

    A look at recent politically tainted trials in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — The guilty verdict Tuesday for Crimean filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted and sentenced to 20 years in a Russian maximum-security prison for an alleged terror conspiracy, follows a plethora of recent Russian trials that are widely seen as warnings to society not to question its Kremlin rulers…. …read more...

    Turkish businessman killed by Russian mafia in Kyiv, report says
    Aug25

    Turkish businessman killed by Russian mafia in Kyiv, report says

    A Turkish businessman was killed by a Turkish man working for the Russian mafia in Ukraine, according to a report of his girlfriend’s testimony to the police …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in prison
    Aug25

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in prison

    A Russian court has sentenced Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in prison. The Crimean native was convicted on terrorism charges which rights group dismiss as Moscow’s revenge for Sentsov’s pro-Ukraine stance. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine Is Too Corrupt for Debt Deal to Work
    Aug25

    Ukraine Is Too Corrupt for Debt Deal to Work

    Investors’ haircut matters less than tackling the shadow economy. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by Russian court
    Aug25

    Ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by Russian court

    Oleg Sentsov reacts as the verdict is delivered as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Tuesday. A court in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don convicted Sentsov, a prominent Ukrainian filmmaker, of conspiring to commit terror attacks and sentenced him to 20 years in prison in what critics called a politically motivated show...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail
    Aug25

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in a high-security penal colony for “terrorist attacks” in Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Moscow annexed from Ukraine in April 2014, RIA news agency said. …read more Source:...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail
    Aug25

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in a high-security penal colony for “terrorist attacks” in Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Moscow annexed from Ukraine in April 2014, RIA news agency said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail
    Aug25

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian film director to 20 years in jail

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in a high-security penal colony for “terrorist attacks” in Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Moscow annexed from Ukraine in April 2014, RIA news agency said. …read more Source: The...

    Russian air, ground forces on exercises in western regions
    Aug25

    Russian air, ground forces on exercises in western regions

    Russian air, ground and missile forces are conducting exercises in the western reaches of the country amid concerns that Moscow is pursuing an increasingly intimidating policy toward Europe.The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement Tuesday that 10 regiments equipped with Yars and Topol mobile ICBM launchers were on “combat patrol...

    Ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by Russian court
    Aug25

    Ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by Russian court

    ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia — A Russian court convicted a prominent Ukrainian filmmaker on Tuesday of conspiring to commit terror attacks and sentenced him to 20 years in prison in what critics called a politically motivated show trial.The court in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don said Oleg Sentsov had set up a terror cell in the Crimean Peninsula,...